High Holy Days ~ ימים נוראים

great shofar low resNefeshSoul High Holy Day services are musical, meaningful, and filled with inspiring moments. Our staff and volunteers dedicate months towards planning, rehearsals, and preparations to ensure that we observe these Days of Awe with the honor they deserve.

You are invited to join us for our High Holy Day services. Tickets are not needed; however, we ask for a generous High Holy Day contribution. Contribution levels are suggested below. We depend on your generosity.

All services are held in the Valley Unitarian Congregation’s sanctuary.

High Holy Day Suggested Contribution and Category Levels (Per Adult over 25)
Apples and Honey:   $100
Pomegranate:            $250
Shofar:                          $500
Kol Nidre:                     $750
Book of Life:              $1000

Watch for:

  • High Holy Day congregant greeting slide  before each Rosh Hashanah service
  • Yizkor memorial names on slides to be shown before the Yizkor service on Yom Kippur
  • Rosh Hashanah Day and Yom Kippur Day Adult Choir

Use our mail-in High Holy Day Contribution form to send us your Rosh Hashanah greeting (due by Sept. 13) and/or any memorial names (due by Sept. 25)

High Holy Day Contributions can also be made online. Be sure to include your special holiday greeting and memorial names in the message section.

Service Schedule:
Selichot Sat. Sept. 16 7:00pm
Erev Rosh Hashanah Wed. Sept. 20 7:30pm
Rosh Hashanah Day Thurs. Sept. 21 10:00am
Rosh Hashanah Children's Program Thurs. Sept. 21 During morning service
Tashlich Thurs. Sept. 21 12:30pm at a nearby lake
Kol Nidre Fri. Sept. 29 7:30pm
Yom Kippur Morning Sat. Sept. 30 10:00am
Yom Kippur Children's Program Sat. Sept. 30 During morning service
Yom Kippur Yoga Sat. Sept. 30 12:45pm
Yom Kippur Journaling Program Sat. Sept. 30 2:15pm
Yom Kippur Jonah Reading Sat. Sept. 30 3:30pm
Yom Kippur Play Sat. Sept. 30 4:00pm
Yom Kippur Yizkor Sat. Sept. 30 4:30pm
Yom Kippur Ne'ilah Sat. Sept. 30 5:00pm